[syslog-ng] unidirectional unix-stream

Balazs Scheidler bazsi77 at gmail.com
Wed May 10 06:54:10 UTC 2017

Well, I can agree that this should be an option, but I didnt get around to
implement this.

We actually process the input right now, but instead of simply terminating
the connnection we should just read and ignore it.

On May 9, 2017 2:33 PM, "Fabien Wernli" <wernli at in2p3.fr> wrote:

> Hi,
> On Wed, Apr 12, 2017 at 10:04:34PM +0200, Balazs Scheidler wrote:
> > Syslog-ng doesnt expect data on the socket on the reverse direction and
> > shuts down the connection if anything is received.
> >
> > It is meant to work with /dev/log like devices.
> >
> > I was wondering if it's correct to ignore the reverse direction, is it?
> Would you agree to change the behaviour?
> I don't think it would break existing behaviour (only unexpectedly repair
> things :))
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